• The iconic first flight of the Wright brothers in their 1903 Wright Flyer

    Wright Brothers

    National Memorial North Carolina

Schedule Of Events

Ranger talking to a crowd of visitors with the visitor center in the background
Ranger presentation at the 110th anniversary of the Wright brothers' first flight
National Park Service
 
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Events Upcoming for September

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  • Flight Room Talk

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • For Kids: Faster Than a Flyer?

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    The first flight on December 17, 1903 lasted for only 12 seconds and traveled a very modest 120 feet. More

  • Snapshot In Time

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    The First Flight Boulder marks the exact takeoff point of the first flight! More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Tuesday, September 2, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Thursday, September 4, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Friday, September 5, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Saturday, September 6, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Sunday, September 7, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Monday, September 8, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Thursday, September 11, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Friday, September 12, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Saturday, September 13, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Sunday, September 14, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Monday, September 15, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Thursday, September 18, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Friday, September 19, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Saturday, September 20, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Sunday, September 21, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Monday, September 22, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Thursday, September 25, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Friday, September 26, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Saturday, September 27, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Sunday, September 28, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Monday, September 29, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Tuesday, September 30, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

  • Flight Room Talk

    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    Learn about the Wrights and how they developed the first successful airplane. More

Did You Know?

First passenger flight 1908, credit: Library of Congress

The world’s first passenger flight took place at Kitty Hawk on May 14, 1908. Wilbur Wright flew the plane and Charles Furnas, a mechanic, was the passenger. Orville and Furnas then made a flight together of over 2 miles.